Jaffé, Aniela (1903– )
Jungian psychologist who wrote on parapsychology. Jaffé
was born on February 20, 1903, in Berlin, Germany. After
World War II she became the secretary at the C. G. Jung Institute,
Zürich (1947–55), and then personal secretary to C. G.
Jung (1955–61). She later recorded and edited the reminiscences
of Jung, published as Memories, Dreams, Reflections
(1963). In addition to her various important papers on psychology,
she wrote widely on parapsychology, particularly on connections
between psi phenomena and the unconscious, and on
the psychological interpretation of paranormal phenomena.
Berger, Arthur S., and Joyce Berger. The Encyclopedia of
Parapsychology and Psychical Research. New York Paragon
House, 1991.
Jaffé, Aniela. Apparitions and Precognition A Study from the
Point of View of C. G. Jung’s Analytical Psychology. New York Harper
& Row, 1971.
———. From the Life and Work of C. G. Jung. New York Harper
& Row, 1971.
———. The Myth of Meaning. New York Putnam, 1971.
———. ‘‘The Psychic World of C. G. Jung.’’ Tomorrow
(spring 1961).
Pleasants, Helene, ed. Biographical Dictionary of Parapsychology.
New York Helix Press, 1964.

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